The Archive Project: Damien McDuffie in "Black Terminus AR: Bringing Black to Life."
The Archive Project is the recipient of the Civic Engagement/Civic Learning grant from the Institute for Civic and Community Engagement for 2022. This generous fund will support Archives and Activism four projects in community archiving for students including: Black voices in AR and VR, and preserving Queer cinema.
On Friday February 25, from 4-5 p.m., The Archive Project hosts Bay Area archivist and technologist Damien McDuffie in "Black Terminus AR: Bringing Black to Life." Black Terminus AR brings Black history of the Bay Area to life through geolocated Augmented Reality interventions in public spaces and artist-produced murals. Director Damien McDuffie will discuss the transformative use of AR and VR technologies to make space for Black and underrepresented archives.
Here is the link to register for this free event, accessible on Zoom:
The Archive Project – Black Terminus AR: Bringing Black to Life with Damien McDuffie